Swedish Verbs

If you're trying to learn Swedish Verbs you will find some useful resources including a course about Verbs in the present past and future tense... to help you with your Swedish grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Swedish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!


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Swedish Verbs

Learning the Swedish Verbs displayed below is vital to the language. Swedish verbs are words that convey action (bring, read, walk, run), or a state of being (exist, stand). In most languages a verb may agree with the person, gender, and/or number of some of its arguments, such as its subject, or object. Here are some examples:

English VerbsSwedish Verbs
VerbsVerb
PastImperfekt
I spokejag talade
I wrotejag skrev
I drovejag körde
I lovedjag älskade
I gavejag gav
I smiledjag log
I tookjag tog
he spokehan talade
he wrotehan skrev
he drovehan körde
he lovedhan älskade
he gavehan gav
he smiledhan log
he tookhan tog
we spokevi talade
we wrotevi skrev
we drovevi körde
we lovedvi älskade
we gavevi gav
we smiledvi log
we tookvi tog
FutureFuturum
I will speakjag kommer att tala
I will writejag kommer att skriva
I will drivejag kommer att köra
I will lovejag kommer att älska
I will givejag kommer att ge
I will smilejag kommer att le
I will takejag kommer att ta
he will speakhan kommer att tala
he will writehan kommer att skriva
he will drivehan kommer att köra
he will lovehan kommer att älska
he will givehan kommer att ge
he will smilehan kommer att le
he will takehan kommer att ta
we will speakvi kommer att tala
we will writevi kommer att skriva
we will drivevi kommer att köra
we will lovevi kommer att älska
we will givevi kommer att ge
we will smilevi kommer att le
we will takevi kommer att ta
PresentPresens
I speakjag talar
I writejag skriver
I drivejag kör
I lovejag älskar
I givejag ger
I smilejag ler
I takejag tar
he speakshan talar
he writeshan skriver
he driveshan kör
he loveshan älskar
he giveshan ger
he smileshan ler
he takeshan tar
we speakvi talar
we writevi skriver
we drivevi kör
we lovevi älskar
we givevi ger
we smilevi ler
we takevi tar

Notice the structure of the Verbs in Swedish.

List of Verbs in Swedish

Below is a list of the conjugated Verbs in the present past and future in Swedish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Swedish vocabulary.

English VerbsSwedish Verbs
I can accept thatJag kan acceptera att
she added ithon lade till det
we admit itvi erkänner det
they advised himde rådde honom
I can agree with thatjag kan hålla med om det
she allows ithon tillåter det
we announce itvi meddelar det
I can apologizejag kan be om ursäkt
she appears todayhon visar sig i dag
they arranged thatde ordnade det
I can arrive tomorrowjag kan komma i morgon
she can ask himhon kan fråga honom
she attaches thathon tillägger att
we attack themvi anfaller dem
they avoid herde undviker henne
I can bake itjag kan baka det
she is like himhon är lik honom
we beat itvi slog det
they became happyde blev glada
I can begin thatjag kan börja med detta
we borrowed moneyvi lånade pengar
they breathe airde andas luft
I can bring itjag kan ta med mig det
I can build thatjag kan bygga det
she buys foodhon köper mat
we calculate itvi beräknar det
they carry itde bär det
they don't cheatde fuskar inte
she chooses himhon väljer honom
we close itvi stänger den
he comes herehan kommer hit
I can compare thatJag kan jämföra det
she competes with mehon tävlar med mig
we complain about itvi klagar på det
they continued readingde fortsatte läsa
he cried about thathan grät över det
I can decide nowjag kan avgöra nu
she described it to mehon beskrev det för mig
we disagree about itvi är oense om det
they disappeared quicklyde försvann snabbt
I discovered thatjag upptäckte att
she dislikes thathon ogillar att
we do itvi gör det
they dream about itde drömmer om det
I earnedjag tjänade
he eats a lothan äter en hel del
we enjoyed thatvi uppskattade det
they entered herede kom in här
he escaped thathan undkom det
I can explain thatjag kan förklara det
she feels that toohon känner också så
we fled from therevi flydde därifrån
they will fly tomorrowde kommer att flyga i morgon
I can follow youjag kan följa efter dig
she forgot mehon glömde mig
we forgive himvi förlåter honom
I can give her thatjag kan ge henne det
she goes therehon går där
we greeted themvi hälsade dem
I hate thatJag hatar det
I can hear itJag kan höra det
she imagine thathon föreställer sig att
we invited themvi bjöd in dem
I know himJag känner honom
she learned ithon lärde sig det
we leave nowvi går nu
they lied about himde ljög om honom
I can listen to thatJag kan lyssna på det
she lost thathon förlorade det
we made it yesterdayvi gjorde den/det i går
they met himde mötte honom
I misspell thatjag stavar det fel
I always prayjag ber alltid
she prefers thathon föredrar att
we protected themvi skyddade dem
they will punish herde kommer att straffa henne
I can put it therejag kan lägga den där
she will read ithon kommer att läsa det
we received thatvi tog emot det
they refuse to talkde vägrar att tala
I remember thatjag minns att
she repeats thathon upprepar att
we see itvi ser det
they sell itde säljer den
I sent that yesterdayjag skickade det i går
he shaved his beardhan rakade skägget
it shrunk quicklydet krympte snabbt
we will sing itvi kommer att sjunga den
they sat therede satt där
I can speak itjag kan säga det
she spends moneyhon gör av med pengar
we suffered from thatvi led av det
they suggest thatde föreslår att
I surprised himJag överraskade honom
she took thathon tog det
we teach itvi lär ut det
they told usde berättade för oss
she thanked himhon tackade honom
I can think about itjag kan fundera på det
she threw ithon kastade den
we understand thatvi förstår att
they want thatde vill att
I can wear itjag kan ha på mig det
she writes thathon skriver att
we talk about itvi talar om det
they have itde har det
I watched itjag såg det
I will talk about itJag kommer att prata om det
he bought that yesterdayhan köpte det i går
we finished itvi avslutade det

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